QA Laboratory Technician

at Actalent in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description


The responsibilities of this position require working in the analytical laboratory as well as the packaging laboratory located on the factory floor of a facility that produces beverages.

Performance Expectations:

Perform variety of required analytical laboratory tests on in process product samples and finished

goods. Testing is also performed on product and packaging materials as well as incoming products as


Testing protocols range from basic bench top wet chemistries such as pH to more extensive

instrumentation such as GC and HPLC.

Perform government compliance testing on products that contain alcohol prior to release.

Must be able to evaluate all quality data in order to ensure a quality product. This may include shutting

down packaging equipment in order to maintain quality standards.

Must be able to quarantine out of specification product. This process also includes auditing the

quarantined product to determine salability, rework or sort after the product has been separated.

Required to audit operator quality checks to determine completeness and operators ability to perform

the tasks appropriately.

Calibrate and maintain laboratory instrumentation.

Evaluate instrumentation control through the use of statistical process control.

Record data accurately and in a timely manner.

Data entry using internal and external databases.

Completion of paperwork required for record maintenance.

Communicate with other departments as needed regarding status of in process product streams,

various materials and/or finished products.

Assist department in other Quality Assurance duties as needed.

Must be able to evaluate all quality data in order to ensure a quality product. This may include shutting

down packaging and/or brewing equipment in order to maintain quality standards.

Candidate will be performing taste tests, make sure they are okay with possibly tasting beer products.

If they are not okay with tasting beer accommodations can be made.

Expected to try to troubleshoot and calibrate HPLC and GC when the instruments aren’t running properly.


hplc, gc, lab tech, chemist, Biology, Laboratory, Chemistry, Titration, Microbiology, Ph testing

Top Skills Details:

hplc, gc, lab tech, chemist

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry or related science field (biology, natural science, etc.) including completion of lab coursework.

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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Job Posting: JC236966521

Posted On: Mar 25, 2023

Updated On: Apr 08, 2023

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